TV highlights: February 20 – 26

2011-02-18 10:47

Sunday, 20 February 2011

Amazing Race



With seven Emmy awards behind its name, the series is back fresh from the States (eat your heart out, SABC3) and includes even more heart-racing drama.

Couple’s Retreat



Four couples settle into a tropical island resort for a holiday but soon realise the resort is for couples who are having issues in their relationship and need ­counselling.

Monday, 21 February 2011

The Gadget Show

Discovery ID (Top TV)


The Gadget Show’s team of experts tests the latest gadgets, future technology and consumer goods in their unique way.

16 and pregnant



Season two of this ground breaking series continues with new pregnant teen moms who must come to terms with the responsibility of babies in a judgemental society.

Tuesday, 22 February 2011




He’s back and moodier than ever... Played so well by David Duchovney. Hank Moody is released from prison and in true Hollywood style, is the talk of the town.

The South African Story



In the Northern Cape, the Arch stops over and peers through the windows of Cecil John Rhodes’ famous railway carriage...

Wednesday, 23 February 2011

Rising Icons



Nicki Minaj, Drake and Rick Ross are a few of the rising icons featured on this show which takes a behind-the-scenes look at these “overnight” sensations.

Gossip Girl



An anonymous Gossip Girl blast starts a damaging ­rumor about one of ­Columbia’s new students, Serena. The poor girl just does not seem to catch a break.

Thursday, 24 February 2011

Survivor SA: Maldives



This time around it’s the celebs who are taking on the plebs in the Indian Ocean islands of the Maldives. The setting is magnificant, the host is hunky but the game is still the same: Outwit, Outplay, Outlast.



A small town waitress who is down on her luck and in an ­unhappy marriage finds true love when a out-of-towner comes into her life and ­changes it dramatically.

Friday, 25 February 2011

Xpress: Tupac

Channel O


Xpress takes a look at the hip hop legend that is Tupac and counts down the biggest and best videos from the hiphop guru.

Law and Order: LA



The murder of a Watershed Management Company ­employee prompts a serial killer to come out of retirement... and unlike Jay Z, it’s not quite as good as it sounds.

Saturday, 26 February 2011

Rumour Has It



A woman suspects that the movie The Graduate is based on her family and their experiences, so she goes in search of proving the theory. It stars Jennifer Aniston.




It launched the career of the manly Russel Crowe, who played a Roman General who avenged his family when they were killed by an evil prince. Ironically, he does it all in a skirt.

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